To access these databases at school, simply click on the links below.

To access these databases from home, open the MackinVIA app on your iPad or go to on a computer and follow these steps:

  • Under school, begin typing Williamsburg
  • select Williamsburg Middle School, Arlington, VA
  • Type in your “One Login”
  • if you are redirected to a Follett Login page, use your “One Login”

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Encyclopedia – English

Encyclopedia – Spanish

World Book Student Word Book Spanish Encyclopedia/ Hallazgos
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General Resources – use for any topic

Search newspapers, journals, encyclopedias, atlases, transcripts, audio/video files and related websites.

SIRS-DiscovererTopics to Browse SIRS Knowledge Source Current Issues/Government/Art
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English Language Arts

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Teaching Books Net


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Click on Features near the top of the page; Choose Science Fair Experiments
Click on Topic Tab for Science Fair,
then Project Ideas
McGraw Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology
Gale Science in Context Gale National Geographic Kids Pebble Go
Emergent Reader Resource:
Animals and Earth & Space

Social Studies

Culture Grams Gale World History in Context Gale Opposing Viewpoints
Gale U.S. History in Context Gale Biography in Context Gale InfoTrac Newsstand
Pebble Go
Emergent Reader Resource:
Biographies and Social Studies
Pebble Go Next
Native American Database


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